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Reichs Labor Leader Dr. Ley was indefatigable in his care for the welfare of German workers. He was a welcome guest at lathe and loom.

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Title
Reichs Labor Leader Dr. Ley was indefatigable in his care for the welfare of German workers. He was a welcome guest at lathe and loom.
Names
Hoffmann, Heinrich (1885-1957) (Photographer)
Collection

Eye on the Reich : German propaganda photographs, 1939-1942.

1940

Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC EYE
Shelf locator: PC EYE 1940
Topics
Nazi propaganda
Textile mill workers
World War, 1939-1945 -- War work
Shaking hands
Women -- Germany
Government officials -- Germany -- 1939-1945
Ley, Robert, d. 1945
Working class -- Germany
World War, 1939-1945 -- Economic aspects -- Germany
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Picture caption: "In der Sorge um das Wohl der deutschen Arbeiterschaft war Reichsorganisationsleiter Dr. Ley unermüdlich. An den Drehbänken und Webstühlen war er oft und gern gesehener Gast."
Content: Robert Ley was leader of the Reich Labor Front, Germany's only legal (and Nazi Party controlled) trade union.
Content: Title translates German picture caption
Source note: Grossdeutschland im Weltgeschehen. Tagesbildberichte 1940. (Berlin Joh. Kasper Co. 1942) Braeckow, Ernst, Author.
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): df7bf810-c601-012f-cb8a-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1885: Creator Born
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Reichs Labor Leader Dr. Ley was indefatigable in his care for the welfare of German workers.  He was a welcome guest at lathe and loom.